Together, they were able to mollify workers and quietly implement the destruction of thousands of jobs.
Rather than opposing free trade, they're trying to mollify its effects and work out how we can live with it.
I've had nephews break things, and the parents were very apologetic and took full responsibility (and that's all it took, an apology, to mollify us).
This need to construct and utilise language in such a way that it cannot be taken as offensive… well, I really never understood the need to mollify language.
‘She's right Chris, don't look so put out, ’Betty said, attempting to mollify Chris.
There are serious flaws to the agreement that prevent it from being anything more than a feel-good measure designed to mollify the Green Party.
My feeling is that he will leave, though good results could yet mollify him.
He has a remarkable ability to grasp sports politics and to mollify fury; he did so last year when his position was under attack, and came out smiling.
nature reserves were set up around the power stations to mollify local conservationists
Domestic space functions in a similar fashion in East and West - it is a concession granted to the worker/consumer to mollify exploitation.